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LulzSec informant Sabu rewarded with six months freedom for helping Feds

LulzSec hacker Sabu rewarded with six months freedom for co-operating with Feds

Hector Monsegur, the notorious hacker known as "Sabu," once railed against the establishment. Now he owes his freedom to the good graces of federal authorities, who successfully lobbied for a six month extension on his sentencing.

LulzSec hacking duo plead guilty to string of attacks against US and UK websites

LulzSec hacking duo plead guilty to string of attacks against US and UK websites

Jake Davis and Ryan Cleary have entered guilty pleas to some of the charges against them related to LulzSec attacks on high profile websites last year.

LulzSec hacking suspect Ryan Cleary now faces charges in the USA

LulzSec hacking suspect Ryan Cleary now faces charges in the USA

The sorry saga of Ryan Cleary, now 20 years old and an alleged hacker from the group LulzSec, continues to unfold.

Arrested in the UK, charged, released and then re-arrested, Cleary now faces federal hacking charges in the USA as well.

SOCA website brought down by DDoS cyber attack - for second time in a year

SOCA website brought down by DDoS cyber attack - for second time in a year

The UK's Serious Organised Crime Agency (SOCA) has confirmed that its website has suffered a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack, effectively preventing internet users from reaching it.

Alleged TeaMp0isoN teen hackers charged with jamming anti-terrorist hotline

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Two teenagers have been arrested following a series of prank calls and DoS (denial-of-service) attacks launched against the Anti-Terrorist Hotline.

LulzSec suspect Ryan Cleary sent back to jail - for contacting Sabu

LulzSec suspect Ryan Cleary sent back to jail - for contacting Sabu

Ryan Cleary breached his bail agreement by using the internet..

.. to contact LulzSec leader Sabu (who just happened to be secretly working for the FBI).

LulzSec Reborn claims responsibility for military dating site hack, accounts exposed

LulzSec Reborn claims responsibility for military dating site hack, accounts exposed

170,000 users of a military dating website are believed to have had their account information exposed as the result of a hack by a group claiming to be the new incarnation of the notorious LulzSec gang.

How Anonymous spied on FBI / UK Police hacking investigation conference call

How Anonymous spied on FBI / UK Police hacking investigation conference call

How careful are you with your conference call details?

Can you be sure that no-one is listening in to your private business discussions?

Panda Security cleans up defaced websites after LulzSec arrest revenge attack

Panda Security cleans up defaced websites after LulzSec arrest revenge attack

An anti-virus firm blogs about LulzSec and Sabu, and finds its webpages defaced by a vengeful Anonymous.

Sabu's sordid story detailed in FBI indictment

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Hector Xavier Monsegur may have portrayed the exploits of Anonymous and LulzSec as a glamorous fight against "the man", but the dark criminal realities of their exploits were exposed in his indictment. It appears he wasn't just in it for the lulz.

LulzSec 'leader' Sabu betrayed Anonymous hackers, reports claim

LulzSec leader betrayed Anonymous hackers, reports claim

Infamous hacker Sabu is said to have betrayed his comrades in LulzSec and Anonymous, and have been working for the FBI for months.

Hector Xavier Monsegur has pleaded guilty to internet attacks, as others arrested on both sides of the Atlantic.

Anonymous spies on FBI / UK Police hacking investigation conference call

Anonymous spies on FBI / UK Police hacking investigation conference call

A recording of a confidential conference call between the FBI and UK law enforcement officers at the Metropolitan Police has been released by Anonymous on the internet.

Anonymous and LulzSec trawl Google Code search for security holes

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A new report suggests that Google's Code Search is being used by groups such as LulzSec and Anonymous to find passwords and other private data, gain access to secure networks and decide who their next victim should be.

LulzSec suspect pleads not guilty to Sony Pictures website hack

LulzSec suspect pleads not guilty to Sony Pictures website hack

Cody Kretsinger, 23, suspected of being a member of the LulzSec hacking gang, has pleaded not guilty to a high profile attack on the Sony Pictures website.

Homeless hacker arrested by FBI in LulzSec/Anonymous investigation

Homeless hacker arrested in FBI LulzSec/Anonymous investigation

The FBI has arrested two alleged hackers in San Francisco and Phoenix, believed to be asssociated with the LulzSec and Anonymous hacktivist groups.

And one of them is homeless.

Anonymous suspects bailed - banned from using online nicknames and IRC

Anonymous suspects bailed - banned from using online nicknames or IRC

Four men have appeared in court regarding various Anonymous and LulzSec internet attacks, and were granted bail on the condition that they did not use specific online nicknames or Internet Relay Chat.

Suspected hackers arrested over Anonymous/LulzSec internet attacks

Suspected hackers arrested by British police over Anonymous/LulzSec DoS attacks

Two men, aged 20 and 24, have been arrested by British police in connection with a series of internet attacks orchestrated by the Anonymous and LulzSec gangs.

LulzSec hacking suspect denied access.. to his girlfriend

17-year-old Brit charged in ongoing Anonymous investigation

A teenage boy from Chester has been charged by British police in connection with a series of internet attacks by the Anonymous hacktivist group.

Meanwhile, another hacking suspect is denied access.. to his girlfriend.

Louise Mensch: 59-year-old man arrested in 'Anonymous email threat' probe

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Police have arrested a 59-year-old man in connection with threats made against a British MP's children via email and Twitter.

Louise Mensch MP claims Anonymous threatened her children

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British MP Louise Mensch claims that members of the Anonymous and LulzSec hacktivist groups have threatened her children, and demanded that she stop posting on Twitter.